Talk about irony. In Champions League play today, the game everyone thought would be a close game wound up being a 4-0 Porto blowout of Basel. The game everyone thought was already over before it started resulted in Schalke stunning Real Madrid and came within a goal of eliminating the defending champions. Schalke took it […]
We are now getting into the thick of things. The 2nd leg of the UEFA Champions Leg Round of 16 begins today. The first two games feature Porto vs. Basel and Real Madrid vs. Schalke. As far as today goes, one game is all but already decided while the other is a real toss up. […]
Today was a lot more predictable than yesterday. While both games included some great goals and some great action, neither provided major shocks. Real Madrid got past Schalke 2-0 while Basel and Porto got through on a 1-1 draw after the first leg. Schalke and Real Madrid faced off for the second year in a […]
Marcelo shoots with his left foot but when he has to, he can score on his right. Anyone who dares doubt him on that just needs to watch today’s goal during the Schalke/Real Madrid Champions League game. What a goal that was. It was so good, it impressed Cristiano Ronaldo.
Before today, Cristiano Ronaldo hadn’t scored in a month, A MONTH! We can all breathe again because Ronaldo has scored today in the Champions League game against Schalke. This is Ronaldo’s 58th Champions League goal in 58 games as a Real Madrid player. This looked very easy for Ronaldo. He nonchalantly got behind the defenders […]